The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing SQL 12 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.04% 12.16% 10.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.27% 45.00% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £358 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £315 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £395 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -47.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.83 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.90% -29.68%
SQL
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 44.57% 27.03% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 15
Median daily rate £338 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £620 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SQL Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

SQL
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL across the Worcestershire region.

SQL Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

SQL
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -4 7 £358 -4.66% 2
Redditch 0 4 £325 - 5
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 3 (15.79%) QA
4 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) EDI
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Firmware
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (5.26%) Infor LN
2 1 (5.26%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (10.53%) QlikView
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (5.26%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) EDI
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) CRM
1 3 (15.79%) MVC
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) ERP
2 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Logistics
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Firmware
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) vMotion
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Veeam
4 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.26%) Infor
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau